As Tatum O’Neal pens our current “My Turn” column reflecting on childhood memories honoring recently deceased agent Sue Mengers, it seemed an opportune  time to unearth this fascinating cover story of the then 12-year old from February 9, 1976.

…My relationship with my dad is extremely precious.  Nobody in the world has a relationship like that.  Me and my dad- it has nothing to do with sex.  It’s not perverse.  Some people think like that because we’re too close.  People are weird…

As Tatum O’Neal pens our current “My Turn” column reflecting on childhood memories honoring recently deceased agent Sue Mengers, it seemed an opportune  time to unearth this fascinating cover story of the then 12-year old from February 9, 1976.

…My relationship with my dad is extremely precious.  Nobody in the world has a relationship like that.  Me and my dad- it has nothing to do with sex.  It’s not perverse.  Some people think like that because we’re too close.  People are weird…



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    Ryan and Tatum O’Neal on the cover of Newsweek, February 1976.
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    Um….
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